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STUDIO SESSION FOR ROSCO GORDON
AT THE MEMPHIS RECORDING SERVICES FOR RPM RECORDS 1951
 
MEMPHIS RECORDING SERVICE
706 UNION AVENUE, MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE
STUDIO SESSION: PROBABLY MONDAY DECEMBER 3, 1951
SESSION HOURS: UNKNOWN
PRODUCER AND RECORDING ENGINEER - SAM C. PHILLIPS
 
This session was recorded for Chess Records but the masters were not dispatched pending the outcome of the legal wrangling surrounding Gordon. The titles were later offered to RPM/Modern.
 
01 - "BOOTED" - B.M.I. - 3:09
Composer: - Rosco Gordon
Publisher: - Modern Music
Matrix number: - MM 1744
Recorded: - December 3, 1951
Released: - January 1952
First appearance: RPM Records (S) 78rpm RPM 344 mono
BOOTED / COLD COLD WINTER
Reissued: 1998 Ace Records (CD) 500/200rpm CDCHD 694-8 mono
ROSCO GORDON - THE BEST OF THE RPM YEARS
02 - "COLD COLD WINTER" - B.M.I. - 3:12
Composer: - Rosco Gordon-Jules Taub
Publisher: - Modern Music
Matrix number: - MM 1745
Recorded: - December 3, 1951
Released: - January 1952
First appearance:  First appearance: RPM Records (S) 78rpm RPM 344 mono
COLD COLD WINTER / BOOTED
Reissued: 1998 Ace Records (CD) 500/200rpm CDCHD 694-9 mono
ROSCO GORDON - THE BEST OF THE RPM YEARS
03 - "WHAT YOU GOT ON YOUR MIND" - B.M.I. - 1:54
Composer: - Rosco Gordon-Jules Taub
Publisher: - Modern Music Publisher
Matrix number: - 1842
Recorded: - December 3, 1951
Released: - September 6, 1952
First appearance: - RPM Records (S) 78rpm standard single RPM 365-A mono
WHAT YOU GOT ON YOUR MIND / TWO KIND OF WOMEN
Reissued: - November 24, 1998 Ace Records (CD) 500/200rpm Ace CDCHD 694-14 mono
ROSCO GORDON - BOOTED - THE BEST OF THE RPM YEARS
04 - "TWO KIND OF WOMEN" - B.M.I. - 3:02
Composer: - Rosco Gordon
Publisher: - Modern Music Publisher
Matrix number: - 1867
Recorded: - December 3, 1951
Released: - September 6, 1952
First appearance: - RPM Records (S) 78rpm standard single RPM 365-B mono
TWO KIND OF WOMEN / WHAT YOU GOT ON YOUR MIND
Reissued: - November 24, 1998 Ace Records (CD) 500/200rpm Ace CDCHD 694-13 mono
ROSCO GORDON - BOOTED - THE BEST OF THE RPM YEARS
 
05 - "GONNA LET YOU OUT''
Composer: - Rosco Gordon
Publisher: - Copyright Control
Matrix number: - None - Unissued
Recorded: - December 3, 1951
 
06 - "THAT'S AGAINST THE RULE''
Composer: - Rosco Gordon
Publisher: - Copyright Control
Matrix number: - None - Unissued
Recorded: - December 3, 1951
 
07 - "TELL DADDY, BABY''
Composer: - Rosco Gordon
Publisher: - Copyright Control
Matrix number: - None - Unissued
Recorded: - December 3, 1951
 
Name (Or. No. Of Instruments)
Rosco Gordon - Vocal and Piano
Willie Sims - Saxophone
Willie Wilkes - Saxophone
John Murry Daley - Drums
More Details Unknown
 
Rosco Gordon's name is misspelled on all RPM labels.
 
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